category: american

Edited Book in American Multicultural Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Sherrow Pinder, Ph.D.
contact email: 
spinder@csuchico.edu

Papers concerning issues in American Multicultural Studies are now being sought for an edited volume, which is under contract with Sage Publications.

Emily Dickinson International Society at ALA 2011--1/15/2011 Deadline for Proposals

full name / name of organization: 
Emily Dickinson International Society
contact email: 
satingley@ysu.edu

The Emily Dickinson International Society will sponsor two sessions at the 2011 American Literature Association Annual Conference.

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines - March 25, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association
contact email: 
MEGAAblog@gmail.com

The 8th Annual Miami University English Graduate Student and Adjunct Association Symposium

Composing Live(s): Writing the Self and the Other within the Disciplines

NYU CALC -- Spring 2011 CFP (1/7/11)

full name / name of organization: 
NYU Colloquium in American Literature and Culture
contact email: 
nyucalc@gmail.com




The Colloquium in American Literature and Culture

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE GENRES OF AMERICAN TRAVEL WRITING

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing, American Literature Association
contact email: 
Volkmer, Jon [jvolkmer@ursinus.edu] or Vogel, Andrew [ vogel@kutztown.edu]

The Society for American Travel Writing invites proposals for papers that examine the overlap between Travel Writing and other Genres for the 2011 American Literature Association Conference, May 26-9,

ECO-TRAVEL WRITING BEFORE THERE WAS ECOTRAVEL

full name / name of organization: 
Society for American Travel Writing, American Literature Association
contact email: 
Volkmer, Jon [jvolkmer@ursinus.edu] or Vogel, Andrew [vogel@kutztown.edu]

The Society for American Travel Writing invites proposals for papers on the topic of “Eco-Travel Writing” for the 2011 American Literature Association Conference, May 26-9, 2011 in Boston.

Sites of Citizenship--10 June 2011

full name / name of organization: 
King's College London
contact email: 
jason.j.narlock@kcl.ac.uk

This one-day conference seeks to bring together interdisciplinary scholarship illuminating the ways in which the ‘spatial turn’ towards site-specific research is informing discussions of citizensh

[UPDATED] Apocalypse Literature Panel, American Literature Association

full name / name of organization: 
Amanda Wicks, Louisiana State University
contact email: 
awicks4@lsu.edu

Apocalypse Literature Panel Proposal
American Literature Association Conference
May 26-29, 2011

Echoes of Trauma: Exploring the Intersections of Trauma and Culture

full name / name of organization: 
LSU English Graduate Student Association
contact email: 
lsumardigrasconference@gmail.com

21st Annual Mardi Gras Conference at Louisiana State University
Hosted by the English Graduate Student Association
March 3 – 4, 2011

Keynote Address by Dr. Shoshana Felman, Emory University

[UPDATE] [Pre]Occupations: Working, Seizing, Dwelling (Saturday, April 16th, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English at the University of Rhode Island
contact email: 
uriconference2011@gmail.com


[Pre]Occupations: Working, Seizing, Dwelling (Saturday, April 16th, 2011)
A Graduate Conference hosted by the Department of English at the University of Rhode Island

Henry James Society/ ALA--May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Voice in Henry James

Henry James Society/ ALA--May 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

James’s form after formalism

Henry James Society/ MLA--January 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Henry James and/as cultural capital

Worldly James: MLA 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Henry James Society
contact email: 
donatella.izzo@ffastwebnet.it

Worldly James

[UPDATE] Eugene O'Neill's One-Act Plays--Edited Collection (1/1/11 & 7/1/11)

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Y. Bennett/University of Wisconsin-Whitewater & Benjamin D. Carson/Bridgewater State University
contact email: 
bennettm@uww.edu

Although Eugene O’Neill’s work has generated much scholarship, his one-act plays have not received the critical attention they deserve.

Popular Women's Fiction in the 18th and 19th Centuries (3/1/11; RMMLA, 10/6-10/8

full name / name of organization: 
Jeremy Hurley
contact email: 
Jeremy.Hurley@asu.edu

Inviting papers (20 minutes) for the Popular Women's Fiction in the

[UPDATE] Transformations deadline December 30, 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Humanities Education and Research Association [HERA]
contact email: 
mgreen@sfsu.edu

HERA (Humanities Education and Research Association) is exploring
Transformations that occur in four groupings or "streams"; transformative

New Perspectives on the Works of Meena Alexander, ALA 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Circle for Asian American Literary Studies
contact email: 
tjlee101@gmail.com

American Literature Association Conference, 2011
Boston, MA - May 26-29
Proposals due by January 10th

International Conference on Psychology and the Arts, Denmark, Roskilde University near Copenhagen, June 22-26, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
PsyArt Foundation
contact email: 
agordon@ufl.edu

We are pleased to announce that the International Conference on Psychology and the Arts will be held at Roskilde University, Denmark, close to Copenhagen, June 22-26, 2011.

Rhetorics of New Media 2011 (April 20-23 San Antonio)

full name / name of organization: 
2011 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association Joint Conference
contact email: 
annagurley@ou.edu

Proposal Submission Deadline: December 15, 2010
Conference Hotel: Marriott River Center San Antonio
101 Bowie Street
San Antonio, TX 78205 USA
Phone: 1-210-223-1000

Poetry and Cognition

full name / name of organization: 
Princeton University
contact email: 
cognitivepoetics@gmail.com

“Poetry and Cognition” (April 15-16, 2011)

Madness and Monstrosity in Nineteenth-Century American Literature

full name / name of organization: 
Cindy Murillo/Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
contact email: 
cmurillo@tnstate.edu

This panel on nineteenth century American literature seeks papers that explore notions of madness and monstrosity, broadly defined, for an upcoming session at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Associ

Ravenna is online

full name / name of organization: 
http://www.oscholars.com/Ravenna/ravennahub.htm
contact email: 
luca.caddia@katamail.com

Ravenna (ISSN 2045-5127) is an online interdisciplinary journal devoted to the relationship between nineteenth-century Britain and Italy.

Literature, Faith, and Metamorphosis: Transformative

full name / name of organization: 
2011 West Regional Conference on Christianity & Literature, Vanguard University of Southern California
contact email: 
vuccl [at] ymail.com

http://vanguardccl.wordpress.com/

Monster Classics, 2011 ACCUTE conference May 28-31 Fredericton, NB

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE
contact email: 
kai.hainer@utoronto.ca and camilla@eckbo.ca

That Pride and Prejudice would inspire a zombie rewriting was perhaps surprising to Austen fans and critics, but "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" has itself inspired enough monstrous mash-ups from

Monster Classics, 2011 ACCUTE conference May 28-31 Fredericton, NB

full name / name of organization: 
ACCUTE
contact email: 
kai.hainer@utoronto.ca and camilla@eckbo.ca

That Pride and Prejudice would inspire a zombie rewriting was perhaps surprising to Austen fans and critics, but "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" has itself inspired enough monstrous mash-ups from

Call for contributions: censorship and literature in English-speaking countries, 16th-21st centuries

full name / name of organization: 
ACE - University of Rennes 2 UEB - France
contact email: 
delphine.texier@univ-rennes2.fr

Call for Contributions: collected essays on censorship and literature in English speaking countries, 16th-21st centuries

2nd Global Conference: Revenge - Probing the Boundaries (July, 2011: Oxford, United Kingdom)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
contact email: 
rev2@inter-disciplinary.net

2nd Global Conference
Revenge - Probing the Boundaries

Saturday 16th July 2011 - Monday 19th July 2011
Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Call for Papers

Free Books for Review - No Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Pennsylvania Literary Journal/ Anaphora Literary Press
contact email: 
pennsylvaniajournal@gmail.com

Are you interested in receiving a free book from the publisher in exchange for writing a thorough 1,200-1,600 word review of the book?

Lives and Counterlives in American Literature, France, 25-28 May 2011, Session at AFEA Congress

full name / name of organization: 
Association Française d'Etudes Americaines
contact email: 
peggypacini@free.fr ; ychupin@univ-fcomte.fr

Lives and Counterlives in American Literature, 25-28 May 2011, Session at AFEA Congress in Brest (France).
Association Française d’Etudes Americaines

May 27-29 2011

Contact email :

[Update] Paris in American Literature, Edited Volume

full name / name of organization: 
Jeffrey Herlihy and Vamsi K. Koneru, Editors
contact email: 
jeffrey.herlihy@upr.edu

We invite submissions from new and established scholars for a volume on the role of Paris in American Literature.

Sound and Unsound: Noise, Nonsense, and the Unspoken. April 1-3, 2011.

full name / name of organization: 
The University of Virginia Graduate English Student Association
contact email: 
gesaconference2011@gmail.com

Seeking submissions for a graduate conference on the roles of sound and sense in creating meaning. Abstracts due January 21st, 2011.

XIII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
AmandaLyn1028@gmail.com

XIII ANNUAL ELIZABETH MADOX ROBERTS CONFERENCE

APRIL 16-18, 2011
Harrodsburg and Springfield (Roberts’ hometown), KY

Toni Morrison Society at American Literature Association Conference, Boston May 26-29, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Toni Morrison Society
contact email: 
Alma Jean Billingslea at jbilling@spelman.edu or Yvonne Atkinson at yvonnea777@msn.com

The Toni Morrison Society is seeking individual paper proposals for two sponsored panels at the 2011 American Literature Association in Boston, May 26-29, 2011

American Literature Association Conference, Boston May 26-29, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Toni Morrison Society
contact email: 
Alma Jean Billingslea at jbilling@spelman.edu or Yvonne Atkinson at yvonnea777@msn.com

American Literature Association
22nd Annual Conference
May 26-29, 2011
Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

Panel 1 Toni Morrison and the Gaze of Memory

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